Professor of Chemical Engineering

Austin, TX
Jan 07, 2019
Four-Year Institution
Professor of Chemical Engineering

Austin, TX
Open Date:
Aug 13, 2018

FACULTY RECRUITING IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING—THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN. The McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering seeks outstanding applicants for a senior faculty position at the level of Professor. Applicants at the level of Professor must have an exemplary record of externally sponsored research, undergraduate and graduate teaching and mentoring, and service. The area of focus for this search is biotechnology for the characterization and design of complex biological systems for applications in health care, materials, and energy.


Applications from women and minorities are especially encouraged. A successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate chemical engineering courses, direct an internationally recognized sponsored research program, collaborate with other faculty, and participate actively in service to the university and the profession. A Ph.D. in chemical engineering or related field is required.

Application Instructions:

Interested persons should submit in electronic form as a single PDF document a detailed curriculum vitae including academic and professional experience, statements regarding their teaching philosophy and research plans, as well as a list of peer-reviewed publications and other technical papers. Applicants should also provide the names, address, and telephone numbers of five or more references. Please apply by November 19, 2018 for primary consideration; however the position will remain open until filled. A security sensitive background check will be conducted on selected applicants.